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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Washington_County,_Colorado|Washington County]]''
== History and Tidbits ==
 
  
=== Cities ===
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{{CODC}}
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Washington County
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1887
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| founded date = February 9
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| seat = Akron
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| building address = Washington County Courthouse<br>150 Ash Ave<br>PO Box L<br>Akron, CO 80720<br>Phone: 970.453.2561<br>[http://www.co.washington.co.us/ '''Washington County Website'''] }}
  
=== County Government Site ===
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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Co Clk has marriage, land and military records from 1887;<br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Washington County, Colorado. Page 101 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
== Resources ==
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== History  ==
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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==== Parent County  ====
  
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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*'''1887--'''Washington County was created 9 February 1887 from [[Arapahoe County, Colorado|Arapahoe]] and [[Weld County, Colorado|Weld]] Counties.
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'''County seat:''' Akron <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Adams County, Colorado|Adams]]
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*[[Arapahoe County, Colorado|Arapahoe]]
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*[[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]]
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*[[Kit Carson County, Colorado|Kit Carson]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Colorado|Lincoln]]
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*[[Logan County, Colorado|Logan]]
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*[[Morgan County, Colorado|Morgan]]
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*[[Yuma County, Colorado|Yuma]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Akron Public LibraryAkron Public Library<br>302 Main Ave<br>Akron, CO 80720<br>Telephone: 970-345-6818<br>Website http://akron.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Washington|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Washington/ Washington County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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[[Portal:Colorado]]
 
 
[[Category:Washington_County,_Colorado]]
 
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Revision as of 03:08, 22 February 2013

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Washington County, Colorado
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 9, 1887
County Seat Akron
Courthouse
Address Washington County Courthouse
150 Ash Ave
PO Box L
Akron, CO 80720
Phone: 970.453.2561
Washington County Website


County Courthouse

Co Clk has marriage, land and military records from 1887;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1887--Washington County was created 9 February 1887 from Arapahoe and Weld Counties.

County seat: Akron [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Washington County, Colorado Genealogy census records online, see: Colorado Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Akron Public LibraryAkron Public Library
302 Main Ave
Akron, CO 80720
Telephone: 970-345-6818
Website http://akron.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Washington County, Colorado. Page 101 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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